HP ProLiant DL580 Generation 8 (Gen8) server – Intel Xeon E7-8800/4800 v2 processor – promises to accelerate business transactions up to 30 times faster.
Announced on Thursday, the new HP ProLiant DL580 Gen8 server comes with major improvements through infrastructure consolidation and intelligent management to provide a 45 percent reduction in total cost of ownership.
The starting price of HP ProLiant DL580 Gen 8 is $13,079.
HP says advanced system resiliency using HP Advanced Error Recovery for proactive fault isolation and HP Memory Quarantine offers up to 30 percent greater memory and processor reliability.
HP is also announcing upcoming enhancements to the HP ProLiant DL560 and BL660c Gen8 versatile rack and blade optimized servers for demanding application environments and data-intensive workloads. HP will be updating these platforms in the coming weeks with new performance and scalability features that will further extend their capabilities.
“The rapid growth of big data and analytics driven by the mobile, cloud and social megatrends is creating new opportunities for a mission critical compute infrastructure that can satisfy the stringent application performance requirements in a highly reliable, secure and efficient manner,” said Matt Eastwood, group vice president and general manager, Enterprise Platform Group, IDC.